The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 49 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.29% 1.11% 3.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £46,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
SaaS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Cloud Services Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.17% 1.48% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £38,750 - £43,750
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £48,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SaaS
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Solihull region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Solihull

SaaS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS.

1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) VB6